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Camping Grounds Newnan GA

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Pine Acres Mobile Home Park
(770) 463-4008
118 Bagley Rd
Newnan, GA
 
Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
2810 N Highway 16
Whitesburg, GA
 
Camp Meriwether Girl Scouts Council of NW GA
(770) 927-1020
653 Meadows Boone Road
Luthersville, GA
 
Camp Sunrise Inc
(706) 337-3394
1427 Slate Mine Road Southeast
Fairmount, GA
 
Turner Campsites
(706) 865-4757
142 Turner Camp Site Rd
Cleveland, GA
 
Orchard Hills Golf Club Gsga
(770) 251-5683
600 Highway 16 East
Newnan, GA
 
South Oaks Mh Park
(770) 463-3070
2 Tingle Ln
Palmetto, GA
 
Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
Highway 16
Carrollton, GA
 
Gordon County Park
(706) 629-3490
388 Park Dr Ne
Ranger, GA
 
Hug A Bunch Day Care & Learning Center Inc
(770) 445-7757
1040 Merchants Drive
Dallas, GA
 

Campsite Courtesy



"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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